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Definition of Stealing

Stealing

  1. of Steal
  2. The act of taking feloniously the personal property of another without his consent and knowledge; theft; larceny.
  3. That which is stolen; stolen property; -- chiefly used in the plural.

Stealing Quotations

When Bugs Bunny walks into rehab, people are going to turn and look. People at rehab were stealing my hats and pens and notebooks and asking for autographs. I couldn't concentrate on my problem.
Eminem

Lying, stealing, and cheating are commonplace.
Joseph B. Wirthlin

Because cheating is easier when we can justify our behavior, people often cheat in small amounts: We can come up with an excuse for stealing Post-It notes, but it is much more difficult to come up with an excuse for taking $10,000 from petty cash.
Dan Ariely

I was not addicted to stealing in my youth, nor have ever been; yet such was the confidence of the Negroes in the neighborhood, even at this early period of my life, in my superior judgment, that they would often carry me with them when they were going on any roguery, to plan for them.
Nat Turner

Stealing is stealing. I don't care if it's on the Internet or you're breaking into a warehouse somewhere - it's theft.
Patrick Leahy
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Stealing Translations

stealing in German is entwendend, stehlend
stealing in Spanish is hurto
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